Incident Response Investigator


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Posted 3 weeks ago

Role: Incident Response Investigator         Location: London or RemoteLevel: Manager (Career Level 7)Travel: Yes (When require to client sites)  Introduction: Join Accenture and help transform leading organisations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance.  Our Cyber Incident Response practice is rapidly growing and we are hiring mid to very senior level incident response professionals to work with our diverse customer base. With our recent acquisitions of Symantec Cyber Security Services and Context Information Security we continue to enhance our IR, threat intelligence, and red teaming capabilities.       At Accenture Security, you will be part of a specialised team able to respond to some of the largest and most complex cyber security incidents around the world. You will work in a fast paced and highly collaborative environment.

What responsibilities will you have?

  • Lead incident response client engagements, including co-ordination of other resources assigned as required. This includes being responsible for coordinating on-site and remote responses to client intrusions.
  • Conduct and lead efforts relating to evidence collection, malware analysis, forensics and other analysis pertinent to client engagements.
  • Develop and review deliverables relating to cyber investigations, in coordination with customers and other parties involved such as external counsel.
  • Work as part of the global practice to develop and maintain our service offerings.

What skills & experience are we looking for?

  • Strong knowledge of incident response, forensics and cyber incident investigation processes.
  • Extensive technical experience in the following analytical domains: Network Forensics and Intrusion Analysis, Enterprise Scale End-Point Analysis, Malware Analysis, Log Analysis, Systems and Network Engineering.
  • Understanding of common malware types and behaviours and common infection vectors (e.g. spearphishing, drive-by-downloads etc).
  • Understanding of the tradecraft of state sponsored threat actor groups.
  • Understanding of modern IT security controls such as authentication and identity management, security enhanced network architectures and application based controls.
  • The ability to be methodical, well organized and detail orientated about all aspects of work.
  • Excellent project management and client facing communication skills.
  • Flexible, self-motivated, client focused and will have a ‘can do’ attitude.
What’s in it for you? At Accenture in addition to a competitive basic salary, you will also have an extensive benefits package which includes 30 days’ vacation per year, gym subsidy, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice! All of our professionals receive comprehensive training covering business, technical and professional skills development.  You will have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in Cyber Security. The sheer variety and scale of work we do, and the experience it offers, provides an unbeatable platform to build a career.  In addition, our growth, combined with our integrated career counselling, offers great opportunities for rapid advancement. About AccentureAccenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. We combine unmatched experience and specialized capabilities across more than 40 industries — powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. With 509,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture brings continuous innovation to help clients improve their performance and create lasting value across their enterprises. Visit us at
Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law. Closing Date for Applications 31/08/2021Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.  
Job tags: Forensics Incident response Malware Strategy Threat intelligence
Job region(s): Europe
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